City Contractor Faces Labor and Environmental Charges 

There's strong evidence that an Oakland city contractor has violated labor and environmental laws, and that he owes the city more than $235,000 in back rent.

Over the years, Bill Aboudi has portrayed himself as a champion of independent truckers in Oakland. The local businessman has a city contract to operate a large parking operation for big rigs at the former Oakland Army Base. But records also reveal…

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